Please read the information below which gives details of our Pupil Premium Grant and how we allocate the funding.
If you believe that your child is entitled to Free School Meals, but you are not currently claiming them then the school will not be given Pupil Premium funding for your child.
Cheshire East awards free school meals to families that receive the qualifying incomes as follows, and whose children attend a Cheshire East school: Income support (IS);Income Based Jobseekers Allowance (IBJSA); Income-related Employment and Support Allowance (ESA(IR); support under part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999;Child Tax Credit, provided you are not entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual income (as assessed by Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs) that does not exceed£16,190; The Guarantee element of State Pension Credit. If you have recently become unemployed or have reduced your working hours and have been granted the four week working tax credits run on, then you may be entitled to free school meals. Please call 0300 123 5012 for advice.